how do i change ignition cylinder lock/without a key

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Old 04-24-06, 05:07 AM
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i lost my keys and have no spare.1991 ford explorer 2wd automatic.how can i change the ignition.i have seen the post where you can turn it to the on position.but i have no key so is thier anyway to do it with out the key .or someway to by pass the ignition atleast to get it home..
 

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Old 04-24-06, 05:57 AM
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Sometimes, it depends on the car
 
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Old 04-24-06, 03:35 PM
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If your car has an airbag, you might want to consider just calling the locksmith first. I watched this being done on a car I had without an airbag and I'd be comfortable doing that job myself. As slick said, there's a lot of difference between cars.
 
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Old 04-24-06, 07:09 PM
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You should be able to go to a Ford dealer with your VIN number and proof of ownership and have them make you a new key. Then take the new key to a locksmith and have a few extras cut.
 
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